Process Manufacturing - DCS, SCADA, Controllers

Hardware design best practices are not static

Hardware design changes might not occur as frequently as software updates, but they need to be... » more

Distributed control system software upgrade

NovaTech's updated DCS software, D/3 Version 15 (D3v15) adds features that are focused on... » more

Managing automation upgrades, retrofits

From minor modifications to major overhauls, an automation system will significantly change during... » more

How system integrators, plant owners should collaborate on an automation project

When a plant owner and an automation system integrator are planning an automation project, both... » more

Upgrading a DCS with an HMI graphical user interface

Upgrading a distributed control system (DCS) with a human-machine interface (HMI) was a simple... » more

Top 5 Control Engineering articles, February 22-28: Engineers' Choice, IIoT implementation benefits, free computer programs, more

Articles about the 2016 Engineers' Choice Awards winners, IIoT implementation benefits, free... » more

Understanding fiber-optic network technology for SCADA

Supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) networks have undergone significant changes, and... » more

The role of monitoring in industrial automation

In a world driven by data, the industrial marketplace now demands full automation systems rather... » more

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Electromagnetic flowmeter for concrete batching applications

Badger Meter's M7600 electromagnetic flowmeter is designed to provide a measurement solution for use in a wide range of concrete batching applications.  » more

Smart pH sensor and transmitter for diagnostic applications

Schneider Electric's Foxboro PH10 smart sensor and 876PH smart transmitter combine a rugged polyvinylidene difluoride (PVDF) body and can be calibrated at any time against a standard or reference transmitter, or laptop PC, in the... » more

Mass flow controller for OEM and process integration applications

Alicat Scientific's Basis 20SLPM is a mass flow controllers designed for use in OEM gas analyzers, automated gas mixing on process lines, and anywhere mass flow-only control is required. » more

Stainless steel explosion-proof junction box

United Electric Controls’ stainless steel junction box is designed for pressure and temperature switches as well as pressure transmitters. » more

Explosion-proof linear position sensor

Balluff's Micropulse TA12 hazardous area linear position sensor is designed for position feedback applications on hydraulically-actuated valves and in hydraulic cylinders located in hazardous locations as well as level monitoring... » more

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More connected than ever: 6 billion new...

The global market for connected devices that allow users to access... » more

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Your orthodontic appliance may have been 3D printed

Creating unique items to satisfy medical... » more

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